Requirement #51 


For variable: Vegetation type

In application: Agricultural Meteorology

Goal Breakthrough Threshold
Uncertainty 0.033 Classes-1 0.06 Classes-1 0.2 Classes-1
Stability/decade (if applicable)
Horizontal Resolution 50 m 100 m 500 m
Vertical Resolution
Observing Cycle 30 d 40 d 60 d
Timeliness 24 h 2 d 7 d


Validated: 10/20/03 Source: ET ODRRGOS
Comment: Land utilization map composition; crop eval Confidence: reasonable
Def: :Not firm, but based on a strong heritage of experiments with similar data
  • Domain: Terrestrial
    • Subdomain: Land surface
      • Variable: Vegetation type
        • Applicable (vertical) layers:
          • Land surface
        • Horizontal Coverage: Global land